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Review: could Lisinopril cause Headaches?

Summary: Headaches could be caused by Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 93,292 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,501 have Headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Headaches and more.

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Lisinopril

Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,719 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Headaches

Headaches (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,196,785 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 93,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 3,499 people (3.75%) have Headaches. They amount to 0.29% of all the 1,201,317 people who have Headaches on eHealthMe.

Trend of Headaches in Lisinopril reports

Time on Lisinopril when people have Headaches * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headaches27.41%29.44%11.17%8.63%13.71%5.58%4.06%

Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Lisinopril * :

FemaleMale
Headaches60.56%39.44%

Age of people who have Headaches when taking Lisinopril * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headaches0.00%0.03%0.20%1.75%5.57%15.60%29.28%47.58%

Severity of Headaches when taking Lisinopril ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Headaches11.69%62.34%22.08%3.90%

How people recovered from Headaches ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Headaches3.45%10.34%86.21%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (811 people, 23.18%)
  2. Depression (281 people, 8.03%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (246 people, 7.03%)
  4. Pain (195 people, 5.57%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (149 people, 4.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (888 people, 25.38%)
  2. Hydrochlorothiazide (459 people, 13.12%)
  3. Lipitor (381 people, 10.89%)
  4. Furosemide (350 people, 10.00%)
  5. Simvastatin (336 people, 9.60%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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